Events

The Franchise Calendar

In-Person Events:

Franchise Tailgate, Dallas, January 21

The Franchise Show, DC / Chantilly, VA, March 6 – 7

The Franchise Show, Dallas, March 20 – 21

The Franchise Show, Chicago / Rosemont, April 17 – 18 

The Franchise Show, Seattle / Tacoma, May 1 – 2

Franchise Expo Nashville, Nashville, May 6 – 7

The Franchise Show, Philadelphia, May 15 – 16

The Franchise Show, Orlando, May 22 – 23

National Restaurant Association Show, Chicago, May 22 – 25

The Franchise Show, Houston, June 5 – 6

International Franchise Expo, NYC, June 17 – 19

Multi-Unit Franchising Conference, Las Vegas, Aug 31 – Sept 3

Franchise Expo West, Phoenix, Sept 30 – Oct 2

Franchise Leadership and Development Conference, Atlanta, Oct  19 – 21

Franchise Expo Houston, Houston, Oct 22 – 23

Franchise Expo South, Miami, Oct 28 – 30

Restaurant Finance and Development Conference, Las Vegas, Nov 8 – 10 

 


Need a GEEK for Your Next Event?

Speaking:
If you need a speaker, panelist, or moderator for an upcoming event on the topics of digital marketing, social media, or franchise marketing, please contact Jack Monson at jack@socialgeekradio.com or 312-399-1967.

Jack Monson
Jack as the emcee at IFA’s MITCon.

Topics:
Social Media Marketing, Content Marketing, Franchise Marketing, Public Relations,  Marketing & Sales Leadership.

 

 

Phillip Rather Facebook Jack Monson
Phillip Rather of Facebook and Jack Monson at IFA’s MITCon.

 

Susan Beth
NRD’s Susan Beth with Jack at the Emerging Franchisor Conference.

 

 

Recent Speaking Engagements:

EFC

Emerging Franchisor Conference, Nashville, 11/19-11/21/2019
Roundtable: Social Media Best Practices

 


MITCon

MITCon: The Franchise Marketing Innovation Tech Conference, Austin, 10/23-10/25/2019
Event Emcee and Moderator


Springboard

Springboard Event for Emerging Franchisors, Philadelphia, 9/18-9/20/2019.
Moderator, Operations Clinic

 


IFA WFN

IFA Women’s Franchise Network, New York and New Jersey Chapter, 6/27
Keynote: 5 Critical Changes In Social Media


 

Franchise Marketing Leadership Conference, Atlanta, 6/18-6/12
Social Media Best Practices Panel

 


 

IFA WFN

IFA Women’s Franchise Network, Atlanta Chapter,6/17
Moderator: How to Turn Around Your Franchise

 


 

IFA WFN

IFA Women’s Franchise Network, Tampa Chapter, 5/21
Keynote: 5 Critical Changes In Social Media

 


 

 

 

 

 

International Franchise Association Annual Convention 2019, Las Vegas, 2/23-2/27
Facebook Advertising Best Practices Roundtable Moderator


 

International Franchise Association
Emerging Franchisor Conference, Miami 11/7-11/9/18
Social Media for Emerging Brands Panelist
Starting a Social Media Program for New Brands Roundtable Moderator


International Franchise Association
Marketing Innovation Technology Conference, Austin, 10/17-10/17/18
Emcee for Event, plus moderating panel:  Social Media for Franchise Development


Springboard, Philadelphia, 9/19-9/21/18
Digital Marketing Clinic Panel


International Franchise Association Franchise Development Conference, Tampa, 9/13/18
Roundtable: Digital Marketing to Generate Qualified Leads



RTO World 2018, St Louis, 8/21/18
The Future of Social Media in Retail

 


Franchise Consumer Marketing Conference, Atlanta, 6/20/18
Build Your Budget to Meet the Customer’s Changing Consumption


International Franchise Association Annual Convention 2018, Phoenix, 2/2018
Franchise Development Using Digital Media Roundtable
Facebook Marketing for Franchises Roundtable


The Emerging Franchisor Conference, Phoenix, 11/6 – 11/8/17
Using Social Media for Franchise Development Roundtable



The Franchise Innovation Conference (FranTech), San Diego, 10/18 – 10/20/17
Using Social Media for Franchise Development panel


Franchise Consumer Marketing Conference, Atlanta, 6/20/17
Mobile – New Ideas to Drive In-store Visits


IFA Franchise Sales Seminar, Atlanta, 5/18/17
Using Social Media for Franchise Sales Roundtable


International Franchise Association Annual Convention 2017, Las Vegas, 1/2017
Using Social Media to Tell Your Brand’s Story


FranTech 2016, Austin, 10/26/16
Digital Marketing for an Up and Coming Brand


International Franchise Association’s WFN, Chicago, 10/13/16
Social Media for Franchises


Moran Family of Brands, San Antonio, 9/30/16
Invitation-only event


Franchise Leadership and Development Conference, Atlanta, 9/29/16
Social Media for Franchise Recruitment


Southeast Franchise Forum, Atlanta, 7/12/16
9 Social Media Best Practices for Franchises


IFA Annual Convention 2016, San Antonio, 2/15/16
Facebook for Franchise Development